Videos & Podcasts 2022

Findings suggest public policies could mitigate poverty's negative impact on children's brains

Faculty member Kate McLaughlin talks with WBUR about the 40% difference in brain size she and her colleagues found between low-income children living in states with generous benefits vs. states with a weaker social safety net.

Is immigration the answer to increasing the quality & quantity of elder care providers?

Visiting Scientist Delia Furtado shares her ideas with NPR about what could help shore up the elder care industry that is suffering from a lack of health care providers.